Busan Home to Five of Most Dangerous Tunnels in Korea


Five tunnels in Busan rank among the ten most dangerous tunnels in Korea by number of vehicle accidents. According to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport, Nam-gu’s Hwangnyeong Tunnel topped the list with 68 accidents. Mandeok Tunnel was fourth with 45 fender-benders, followed by Baekyang Tunnel in fifth with 43, ...

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Korean Couple Killed in the Philippines


A South Korean couple has reportedly been killed from an armed attack in the Philippines. A man in his 50s was shot to death at his home in a village in the Calabarzon region. His 40-something wife was killed outside the home after attempting to escape. The incident is presumed ...

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Busan Recovering After Storm Aftermath


Damage from strong winds occurred in many places throughout Busan yesterday following storm warnings issued in the morning hours. At Gimhae International Airport, a total of 40 domestic and international flights were cancelled along with four delays. Busan New Port experienced several hours of delays for cargo loading and unloading ...

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Domestic Violence Up, Car Accidents Down this Chuseok

police station

A new report shows that domestic violence cases increased during this Chuseok this year from holidays, compared with last year’s. According to the investigation results by the Busan Metropolitan Police Agency, 157 cases of domestic violence were reported during Chuseok, an increase of 7.5 percent from the 146 cases reported ...

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Dave Beck Releases ‘Stranger Homes’ in Korea

Dave Beck Korea Stranger Homes

Dave Beck is coming off the release of his critically acclaimed album "Stranger Homes” in Korea. Formerly based in Brooklyn, Beck spent four years performing and developing his craft amidst the New York scene, and has received very positive regards from multiple national tours. Stranger Homes ,

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UK University Fair at Busan International Foreign School

BIFS UK University Fair

Busan International Foreign School will be hosting its first UK University Fair in BIFS Gymnasium on October 6, 2015, from 4:00-7:00 PM. It’s open to all BIFS students and parents, and any interested parties from the wider Busan community are also warmly welcomed. In addition to the UK University fair, ...

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